It took Mrs. Upton a fortnight to get over one of these visits—to convalesce.
But was she back from Scotland, where they knew she had gone to convalesce?
These were happy days; I had nothing to do but to convalesce.
What would she say if told that the caller meant to wait right there until Mr. Baird should convalesce?
She began to convalesce slowly but surely, and one day ...